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Old   November 23, 2012, 06:43
Default ICEM Hexa Meshing Butterfly Valve (Structured)
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Hello..Can anyone help me with meshing a butterfly valve..I want knnow how can I block the geometry in ICEM to get good angles..(Atleast 20 deg)..In current blocking i am getting 1 deg..I am not understanding how to improve it..Please find the enclosed pictures of the same..Awaiting for your suggestions..
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Old   November 23, 2012, 07:32
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Maybe this topic could help ([ICEM] Blocking topology for pipe flow with a butterfly valve).
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Will same blocking strategy be used for the all opening settings?

Because the full opening case is very simple to block.
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Old   November 23, 2012, 10:26
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Will same blocking strategy be used for the all opening settings?

Because the full opening case is very simple to block.
Dear Mr. Far,

The valve is always open in my case...

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